IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
December 11, 2008
CARLTON EWEL, PETITIONER
DAVID DIGUGLIELMO, ET AL., RESPONDENTS
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Stengel, J.
AND NOW, this 11th day of December, 2008, upon consideration of the pleadings and record herein*fn1 and after review of the Report and Recommendation of Chief Magistrate Judge Thomas J. Rueter, along with Petitioner's Objection to the Report and Recommendation (Document #13) filed on October 10, 2008, as well as Respondents' Response to Petitioner's Objections (Document #18) filed on November 19, 2008, it is hereby ORDERED that:
1) Petitioner's objections to Magistrate Judge Rueter's Report and Recommendation are overruled;
2) the Report and Recommendation are APPROVED and ADOPTED;
3) the petition for a writ of habeas corpus is DENIED; and
4) there is no probable cause to issue a certificate of appealability.
LAWRENCE F. STENGEL, J.